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Textile Fragment, Undetermined

Arts of the Americas

CULTURE Coastal Wari
MEDIUM Feather, cotton, bast fiber
  • Place Made: South Coast, Peru
  • DATES 600-1000
    PERIOD Middle Horizon Period
    DIMENSIONS 7 × 4 × 1 in. (17.8 × 10.2 × 2.5 cm)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1995.47.85
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Kay Hodnett Nunez
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bundle of orange/pink/white feathers joined with plant fibers, possibly from a fan. Condition: good. Size: undetermined. Probable wearer: undetermined. Bird's feathers secured to bast fibers braiding tied together by cotton thread.
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